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Welcome to Biltmore Forest ...

The town of Biltmore Forest is located in Buncombe County.

The location of Biltmore Forest has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Biltmore Forest: Biltmore Frst.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Biltmore Forest has a population of 1,403 people<2> (see below for details).

Biltmore Forest was established in 1923.

The community of Biltmore Forest is 2,220 feet [677 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Biltmore Forest is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Biltmore Forest lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Biltmore Forest is within the (828) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Biltmore Forest had a population of 1,343 people. This makes Biltmore Forest the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Biltmore Forest represents 0.01% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 296th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,343 people, the population of Biltmore Forest decreased 6.74% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,440 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Biltmore Forest had an population of 1,403 people. This is an increase of 4.47% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.57% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Biltmore Forest.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Biltmore Forest. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Biltmore Forest. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Biltmore Forest.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Biltmore Forest:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Biltmore Forest ...

Looking for more information about Biltmore Forest? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Biltmore Forest? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Biltmore Forest, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Biltmore Forest.

Communities near Biltmore Forest ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hendersonville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the South (S) of Biltmore Forest

Located in Henderson County

Fletcher   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Biltmore Forest

Located in Henderson County

Black Mountain   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Biltmore Forest

Mills River   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Biltmore Forest

Located in Henderson County

Woodfin   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Biltmore Forest

Canton   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Biltmore Forest

Located in Haywood County

Weaverville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Biltmore Forest

Flat Rock   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Biltmore Forest

Located in Henderson County

Laurel Park   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Biltmore Forest

Located in Henderson County

Lake Lure   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Biltmore Forest

Located in Rutherford County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Biltmore Forest.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Biltmore Forest. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Buncombe County: www.buncombecounty.org/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Biltmore Forest.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Biltmore Forest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Biltmore Forest) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Biltmore Forest. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Biltmore Forest

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Biltmore Forest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5345, Longitude: -82.5402     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Biltmore Forest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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